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  1. 'I wish death to all infidels': Man sentenced for mailing fake bomb to Evansville postmasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 11 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    According to the United States Attorney's Office, 22-year-old Kevin Kyle McCaffrey, of Hickman, KY, has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for two counts of mailing threatening communications and one count of conveying false and misleading information. Authorities say McCaffrey admitted to sending an envelope addressed to the postmaster of an Evansville post office back in May 2016.

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  2. 5 convicted for hunting waterfowlRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... and equipment, and lost hunting privileges for 16 years, Kentucky Fish and Wildlife reported. James Rowland, 42, of Hickman pleaded to a resident commercial license violation and illegally taking migratory birds. He paid $5,000 in restitution and ...

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  3. CLOSED: Roads closed due to flooding in the HeartlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | WTVM

    ... between the 14 and 16 mile marker in the Obion Creek bottoms. This is in the Hailwell area of southwestern Hickman County. KY 94 is CLOSED by floodwaters at the 7 to 11 mile marker. This is between the Dip and KY 311 just south of Hickman. ...

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  4. First-ever WAVE River Counties Ag Day set for July 13Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | West Kentucky News

    Shown from left are committee members and organizers of the first-ever WAVE River Counties Ag Day meeting recently with state Sen. Danny Carroll and U.S. Rep. James Comer : Justin Puckett, Judge Greg Terry, Judge Kenny Wilson, Bob Wilson, Jeremy Buchanan, Megan Koch, Jerry Pace, Sen. Carroll, U.S. Rep. Comer, Shannon Waltmon, Glenn Howell, Jim LeFevre, Chuck Flowers, David Davis, Myra Hook, Tommy Miller, Peggy Meriedeth, Phillip Bean, Brandon Wilson, and Charlie Martin. A group of farmers, business people, educational institutions and elected officials in the counties of Ballard, Carlisle, Fulton and Hickman are organizing the first-ever River Counties' Ag Resources and Commerce Day on July 13 in Wickliffe.

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  5. Dorena-Hickman Ferry closed for about 2 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    The Dorena-Hickman Ferry is closed due to high water on the Mississippi River. The ferry halted service at the end of the last run, today Sunday, April 30. Water went over the landing ramp at Hickman late today.

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  6. Tornado pitching posts shutoutRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Paducah Tilghman 10, Hickman County 0 -- The Blue Tornado blanked Hickman County 10-0 behind the pitching duo of Reese Hutchins and Mitchell Crouch at Brooks Stadium Thursday night.

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  7. Annual jobless rate decreases in 86 countiesRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... comprise the Purchase Area Development District, annual unemployment rates dipped in Calloway, Fulton, Graves and Hickman; rose in Ballard and Carlisle; and remained unchanged in Marshall and McCracken. Calloway had the lowest annual 2016 ...

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  8. It Happened Here For April 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    A Kentucky woman was charged early Saturday by sheriff's deputies with driving under the influence-2nd offense and her passenger was charged with drug possession counts following a traffic stop in the 3500 block of Newport Highway. Sandy M. Breeden, 39, of Hickman, Kentucky, was also charged with violation of the implied consent law, Deputy Mark Crum said in a report.

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  9. News in Brief -Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2017 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... scheme stemming from a $3.3 million jail expansion. The U.S. attorney's office said 59-year-old Ricky Parnell of Hickman pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court in Paducah to fraud for using his position to solicit and take payments and gifts ...

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  10. Ex-western Kentucky jailer pleads guilty in kickback schemeRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A retired western Kentucky jailer has pleaded guilty in a kickback scheme stemming from a $3.3 million jail expansion. The U.S. attorney's office said 59-year-old Ricky Parnell of Hickman pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court in Paducah to fraud for using his position to solicit and take payments and gifts from contractors in exchange for influencing bids.

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  11. Church CalendarRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... is invited. For more, call The Rev. Charles Uhlik at 270-443-1363. Turning Point Ministries, 1118 Moscow Ave., Hickman, is having "Girl Talk" at 10 a.m. Saturday. Guest speakers will be Evangelist/Psalmist Olympia Pringle and Prophetess Bonnie ...

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  12. Former Fulton County jailer pleads guilty to fraud chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... in connection with the county's $3.3 million project to expand the Fulton County Detention Center. Parnell, 59, of Hickman, pleaded guilty to 10 of the 11 charges against him, including honest services fraud and multiple counts of wire fraud. The ...

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  13. County Health Rankings show troubling trend of more premature deaths, ...Read the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | Bbech tree news

    ... since 2011. Since then, some counties have seen big improvements, while others have seen their situations worsen. Hickman County is one of the success stories. It ranks 23rd, up by 53 spots since the initial report in 2011. Multi-year trends are ...

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  14. Dorena-Hickman Ferry closed due to high windsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | KFVS12

    ... il 5. The ferry reports the wind running about 20 miles per hour with gusts as high as 40 miles per hour. The Dorena-Hickman Ferry connects KY 1354 at Hickman, Kentucky, with Missouri Route A and Route 77 near Dorena, Missouri.

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  15. Hickman Riverport officials stress the need for dredgingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | West Kentucky News

    By David Zoeller The Paducah Sun-via Kentucky Press News Service HICKMAN -- Officials here say dredging of the Mississippi River is their chief concern in keeping the Port of Hickman operating smoothly. On Monday, they had a chance to tell that to the Mississippi River Commission in the first of four planned stops in its annual high-water spring inspection trip of the river.

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  16. Linda M. RehmusRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2017 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Linda M. Rehmus, 69, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at her home in Moro.She was born January 24, 1948, in Hickman, Kentucky, the daughter Olice and Nell Dean Floyd.Linda married James Rehmus on December 30, 1981, in Edwardsville.

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  17. Graves Co. Sheriff's Office searches for a man connected to burglary from FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A Hickman, Ky man is wanted by the Graves County Sheriff's Department for an incident that occurred back in February. Graves County Sheriff Dewayne Redmon says the Sheriff's Office is currently searching for Anthony J. Busenbark, 23, in reference to a recent burglary in the first degree, a class b felony, from an incident that occurred on Wednesday, February 22. Busenbark is a white male, who is reported to be 6'2", 165 pounds, with blue eyes and blond hair.

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  18. GEAPS recognizes facilities with no lost-time injury, illnessRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | World-Grain

    ... nstrate how proud we are for their accomplishments." Fourth Place: Bunge North America, Blytheville, Arkansas, U.S.; Hickman, Kentucky, U.S.; LaGrange, Missouri, U.S.; Yazoo City, Mississippi, U.S. (30 years)

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  19. Police: Hickman roads reopenedRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    According to the Kentucky State Police, all roads were reopened Friday night and are expected to remain open in Hickman following Thursday storms which damaged 25 homes and five businesses.

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  20. NWS confirms EF1, EF2 tornadoes in Fulton County, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    The first tornado, an EF1 traveled from 8 miles northwest of Hickman to 5 miles southeast of Hickman. It had a peak wind of 110 miles per hour.

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